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Soul DivasSignature Theatre
Nov. 19 – 23 Signature singers honor the celebrated chanteuses whose unbelievable voices lifted our spirits.
Fri. Dec 13 Beloved comedian and actor Sinbad has been making audiences laugh for more than three decades.
Mark Morris Dance Group: PepperlandThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 13 – 16 New production that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ groundbreaking album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
Béla Fleck & The FlecktonesStrathmore
Mon. Dec 2 Fleck has reunited the original lineup for a very special tour.
Atlanta Ballet: The NutcrackerThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 27 – Dec. 1 the Kennedy Center debut of Atlanta Ballet and its extraordinary new production.
De Sanguashington - Groovin On the PikeColumbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Nov 1 De Sanguashington's variety of Colombian rhythms including vallenato, cumbia and tropi-pop.
Escaped AloneSignature Theatre
Oct. 22 – Nov. 3 Caryl Churchill's (Cloud 9, Top Girls) electrifying Signature debut is a caustically funny and surreal afternoon of tea and calamity.
Emmy BlotnickAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Nov 22 Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.
Step Afrika! Step XplosionStrathmore
Sun. Jan 12, 2020 Tracing step’s roots to the African American percussive traditions of patting juba, hambone, ring shout, and tap.
Nov. 5 – Dec. 22 Genius and jealousy collide in the opulent salons and opera houses of 18th-century Vienna.
A Chorus LineSignature Theatre
Oct. 29, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020 This non-stop showcase with one of the largest casts in Signature history is the one singular sensation for the holiday season.
An Evening with Chris ThileStrathmore
Tue. Nov 5 Thile transcends the borders of conventionally circumscribed genres, creating a distinctly American canon and a new musical aesthetic.
Washington Performing Arts: Taipei Symphony OrchestraStrathmore
Fri. Nov 15
Arlington Exhibition: Emma Cregan and Johab SilvaMarymount University - Ballston Center
Thru Nov. 2
The Second City's Love, FactuallyThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 3 – 29
NPO: Voices of Light, Richard Einhorn's score and the silent film The Passion of Joan of ArcStrathmore
Sat. Nov 23
WNO: The Magic FluteThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 2 – 23
Summoned: Frances Perkins and the General WelfareNational Archives
Sat. Oct 26
Washington Performing Arts: Chick Corea TrilogyStrathmore
Wed. Oct 30
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the VoteNational Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021
Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCEStrathmore
Fri. Nov 8
National Philharmonic: ARRIVAL FROM SWEEDEN. The Music of ABBAStrathmore
Sat. Nov 2
DEMO by Damian Woetzel: BalletXThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 25 – 26
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The MusicalThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 23, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020